Tripura: CPI (M)’s volte face on language, hypocrisy and multiple standards exposed!

Tripura: CPI (M)’s volte face on language, hypocrisy and multiple standards exposed!

-By Tapas Dey During the past fifty three years of its existence the CPI (M) has effected many volte faces on policies and principles, remaining consistent only in its anti-national activities and promoting blatantly skunk anti-nationals like Kanhaiya, Omar Khalid and Anirban of the infamous JNU brigade. During the past fifty years many things have […]

Of clean Shillong & unclean habits: So much so for ‘Scotland of the East’ tag

Of clean Shillong & unclean habits: So much so for ‘Scotland of the East’ tag

~~~ By Natasha Dkhar Shillong July 28,2017: Well many might question the imposition of Section 133 CRPC in Golf links and Police Bazar area due to incessant littering, but it’s high time that such rules are imposed in our city. Indiscriminate dumping of garbage’s can be seen in and around the city as well as […]

With elections round the corner, Meghalaya rolls development of a pretentious nature!

With elections round the corner, Meghalaya rolls development of a pretentious nature!

~~By Ibankyntiew Mawrie SHILLONG, July 25, 2017: Development in Meghalaya is something people laugh about. Though, the words ‘Progress and Development’ do come out time and again, the sad thing is that, the assurances to lead the people into (Canaan –  promised land/prosperous Meghalaya) only comes out during seminars and workshops. They are merely reduced […]

Assam: From Superstitious Black Magic to Brutal Rape, where is Assam’s Dignity?

Assam: From Superstitious Black Magic to Brutal Rape, where is Assam’s Dignity?

-By Shweta Raj Kanwar July 24, 2017: Assam, an important destination in Northeast India has numerous reasons to be proud of- from talents ranging from entrepreneurs to academicians; the state has given the nation every reason to look up to it. But, it has also become an infamous destination for reasons more than one. After […]

Northeast Indian youth lured into life of modern day slavery in mainland India- What is the solution?

Northeast Indian youth lured into life of modern day slavery in mainland India- What is the solution?

By Mewanshwa Kharshiing The disparity of unemployment in Northeast India has pushed many to look for better prospects in mainland India. Unemployment is not only the factor that has given rise to mass exodus of our youth to mostly cosmopolitan cities in search for better prospects as militancy and underdevelopment as well as lack of […]

Is India Ready for a War? Indian Army’s capability to take on any enemy shows contradicting views!

Is India Ready for a War? Indian Army’s capability to take on any enemy shows contradicting views!

-By Shweta Raj Kanwar July 22, 2017: With the Dokalam stand off in Sikkim between India and China stretching over a month now since July 16, the situation is becoming tense and, if we go by the talks, a war like situation may arise. China and India have been engaged in a standoff in the […]

Exercise Jalrahat 2016: A major disaster for the Assam government!

Exercise Jalrahat 2016: A major disaster for the Assam government!

-By Christopher Gatphoh Exercise Jalrahat 2016,  a joint initiative taken by the Assam government and the Armed Forces in mitigating disasters turned to be an eye wash for the state government. National Disaster Management Policy – 2016 which stressed on understanding disaster risks, disaster risk reduction and preparedness was nothing much but a show of […]

Meghalaya: A Movement on Animal Rights has begun- Is the Government Listening?

Meghalaya: A Movement on Animal Rights has begun- Is the Government Listening?

-By Shweta Raj Kanwar “The worst sin towards our fellow creatures is not to hate them, but to be indifferent to them: That’s the essence of humanity”-  George Bernard Shaw. Jimmy, my pet canine was more than just a pet for me- he was my friend, my companion in times of grief who gave me […]

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